LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN -- Junior second baseman Will Cleland has been named to the D3baseball.com All-South Region second team, announced the website on Monday morning.
Cleland was one of four USA South players honored. Nick Dean (Maryville) and Jake Perkins (Ferrum) were also selected to the second team, while Averett's Taylor Davis was a third team choice.
Cleland, a junior from Jacksonville, Fla., was second on the team in hitting with a .331 average to go with a team-high six triples. The junior drove in 31 runs and stole 18 bases. Cleland was a USA South first team selection and earned USA South Player of the Week on March 17 following a week in which he batted .474.
The junior had 10 multi-RBI games this season, including a career-high five against Johnson on March 24, and 16 multi-hit games. He set a USA South and program record with three triples in a game against Piedmont on March 15.
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Covenant completed its season last week at the NCAA South Regional. The Scots finished with a 26-15 overall record and a USA South regular season championship.